'Social Media and the Military': The Messages That Get Back to the Homefront

David Bailey

NATO ISAF radio personality David Bailey speaks with LCDR Morgan Murphy of the US Navy about ISAF's use of Twitter and Facebook. The comparison between private sector and military uses of social media seems to show that, in some cases, the military is ahead of the curve. Press release publication and distribution on Twitter and Facebook forces brevity in headlines and succinctness in conversations, in turn forcing military media relations to hone the message they want to create. Follow the c...
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